Sunday, May 24, 2020

Moab, UT

59.3 F


    Editorial: 'Forever, I hope'

    We’ve never seen anything like it. Like a slow-motion tidal wave, the COVID-19 virus is flooding the world with realities that are...

    Museum moves into the future to hold onto the past

    Changes that began at the Moab Museum in 2014 — including its closure for renovations since...

    Blast from the Past: Moab wins “Most Scenic Dump”

    How many longtime residents remember when Moab won first place in a Most Scenic Dump competition? Joe Kingsley –...

    Jeep Safari: Where did all the trails come from?

    On Thursday, March 30, 1967, The Times Independent reported “A new tradition was started in Moab last week…”

    John Wesley Powell Museum calls for artists to participate in annual river runners show

    The John Wesley Powell River History Museum in Green River invites artists to participate in the 14th Annual Canyon River Runners Art Show. Professional and amateur artists of any medium are encouraged to participate, said museum Director Tim Glenn in a statement.

    Gas prices creep up as holiday dawns

    The national average price of gasoline has risen 2 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $1.86 per gallon Monday.

    Nominees sought for Theodore Roosevelt Genius Prize Advisory Council

    It will focus on endangered species protection, invasive species management, poaching and wildlife trafficking prevention, and nonlethal solutions to human-wildlife conflicts, according to a press release from the department.

    Obituary: Michael Arehart, 1950-2020

    On Nov. 21, 1973, he married his wife of 47 years, Ann Sparks of Nephi, Utah, in the Manti Temple. To this union came four children, Teresa “Tee,” Mindee, Trevor and Monica.

    Obituary: Richard Fullam III, 1952-2020

    Richard was born in Brooklyn, New York on April 24, 1952 to Richard J. Jr. and Dorothea A. Baetz Fullam.